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Are you a Frontier Innovator?

Are you a business that’s making an impact across the Asia-Pacific, with new products or services, or through new ways of working? Do you want to be in with a chance to win up to $100,000 AUD in grant funding? #FrontierInnovators is looking for up to 15 businesses that are leading by example to help […]

Closing soon! Westpac Women and Girls Education Grants

Applications for the Westpac Women’s Education Grants will be closing on 8 May 2017, so if you need financial assistance to continue your education please apply soon.

2016 Westpac Outstanding Women (WOW) Award winner announced

Papua New Guinean businesswoman, Bosa Togs, was announced as the winner of the 2016 Westpac Outstanding Woman (WOW) of the Year Awards last night.

2016 Westpac Outstanding Women (WOW) Award Winners announced

The winners of the 2016 Westpac Outstanding Women (WOW) Awards have been announced – celebrating the 10th anniversary of the country’s premier and most prestigious awards for women.

Applications for the 2017 Greg Urwin Awards are now open

Applications for the 2017 Greg Urwin Awards are now open. There are three grants valued at AUD$25,000 each for this round of the awards.

Launch of the Global Environment Facility Pacific Ridge to Reef programme

Nadi, FIJI – Over 50 delegates across the Pacific Island region convened in Nadi today to officially launch the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Pacific Ridge to Reef programme aimed at improving the livelihoods and opportunities of Pacific Islanders through local actions to conserve and rehabilitate their environments.

2016 Sampari Art Exhibition: Call Out for Artists

The 2016 Sampari Art Exhibition and Sale for West Papua in Melbourne is calling for submissions from Papua New Guinean, ni-Vanuatu, Solomon Islander, Fijian and New Caledonian Kanak artists to raise awareness about West Papua.

Maketi Ples 2016 bigger and better than ever

The opening night of the annual Pacific Islands art and artisan exhibition, Maketi Ples 2016, has been deemed a massive success.

Pacific Women seeking feedback for Roadmap to Guide Pacific Women Programming

Pacific Women is seeking your feedback to help add a diversity of perspectives to the development of a roadmap to guide its future investments in women’s economic empowerment, women’s leadership and decision-making, and ending violence against women.